(106 Episodes) "Have Gun Will Travel," the 106 episode radio Western created by Sam Rolfe & Herb Meadow (starring John Dehner as Paladin) was broadcast on ABC radio, November 23, 1958 to November 22, 1960. Paladin 'Gun For Hire' lived in & worked out of the Carleton Hotel, in 1875 San Francisco. During many episodes, we heard Paladin in conversation with the Carleton Hotel's Chinese bell hop, 'Hey-Boy' (starring Ben Wright). Have Gun Will Travel was one of those very rare... ( 11 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio Western, OTR Western, ABC, Paladin, OTR Western Drama
(16 Episodes) "Luke Slaughter of Tombstone," starring 27 year old actor Sam Buffington, debuted on CBS Radio February 23, 1958. This outstanding 25-minute per episode OTR Western program was heard Sundays at 12:05 pm or 1:05 pm. The program had a top-rated director and great writers. Sill, it lasted only a total of 16 episodes; the final episode was broadcast June 15 of the same year. OPENING LINE: "Slaughter's my name, Luke Slaughter. Cattle's my business. It's a tough business,... Topics: Old Time Radio, Luke Slaughter of Tombstone, OTR Western
(13 Episodes) "Horizons West" Produced for and broadcast on the Armed Forces Radio & Television Service (actual taping dates unknown), the 13 episode "Horizons West" was a Radio Docu-Drama depiction of the Lewis & Clark Expedition. Directed by William Lally, all 13 Eps were written by popular radio duo, Karl A. & William Tunberg. * def gp ddh Topics: Old Time Radio. Horizons West, Lewis & Clark, OTR History, OTR Western
(19 Episodes) "Bobby Benson & The B Bar B Riders" The 30 minute childrens' western program "Bobby Benson & The B Bar B Riders," starring Clive Rice as Bobby 1951-1955 on MBS, was heard weekly (1949-1955) on WKIC Radio - 5:30 pm monday thru friday, as well as on Monday at 8pm, Saturday at 5pm & Sunday at 3pm. This popular kids' program (which gave a 20-something year old Don Knotts his comedic role as the voice of old geezer, Windy Wales) outlasted nearly all... ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, Bobby Benson, B Bar B Riders, OTR Kids' Programs, OTR Western, Clive Rice, Don...